Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/9/14

FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 10: Leigh Bodden #23 of the New England Patriots reacts against the Baltimore Ravens during the 2010 AFC wild-card playoff game at Gillette Stadium on January 10, 2010 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
Former New England Patriots cornerback Leigh Bodden underwent successful surgery to repair a herniated disk in his lower back. Bodden, who was released by the Patriots on Oct. 28, had initially suffered the injury in a Week 1 victory over Miami.His agent said Bodden could not have continued to play this season without having the corrective surgery, which is not career-threatening.He was in his second season with New England after spending five years with Cleveland and one with Detroit. He has 18 career interceptions.
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